Definitions for kiribatiˌkɪər iˈbɑ ti, ˈkɪər əˌbæs
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Ki•ri•ba•tiˌkɪər iˈbɑ ti, ˈkɪər əˌbæs(n.)
a republic in the central Pacific Ocean, on the equator, comprising 33 islands. 85,501; 275 sq. mi. (717 sq. km).
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Cap.: Tarawa.; Formerly, Gilbert Islands.
Kiribati, Republic of Kiribati(noun)
an island republic in the west central Pacific just to the south of the equator
Country in Oceania. Official name in English: Republic of Kiribati.
The Micronesian language spoken in Kiribati, also known as Gilbertese.
Origin: corruption of Gilbert, shortening of